Public Meeting of the National Geospatial Advisory Committee, 30625-30626 [2021-12018]
[Federal Register Volume 86, Number 109 (Wednesday, June 9, 2021)]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2021-12018]
DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR
Public Meeting of the National Geospatial Advisory Committee
AGENCY: U.S. Geological Survey, Interior.
ACTION: Notice of public meeting.
SUMMARY: In accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act of 1972,
the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) is publishing this notice to announce
that a Federal Advisory Committee meeting of the National Geospatial
Advisory Committee (NGAC) will take place.
DATES: The meeting will be held as a webinar on Tuesday, June 29, 2021
from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m., and on Wednesday, June 30, 2021 from 1:00
p.m. to 5:00 p.m. (Eastern Daylight Time).
ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held on-line and via teleconference.
Instructions for accessing the meeting will be posted at www.fgdc.gov/ngac. Comments can be sent to Ms. Dionne Duncan-Hughes, Group Federal
Officer by email to [email protected].
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mr. John Mahoney, Federal Geographic
Data Committee (FGDC), USGS, 909 First Avenue, Suite 800, Seattle, WA
98104; by email at [email protected]; or by telephone at (206) 220-
SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This meeting is being held under the
provisions of the Federal Advisory Committee Act of 1972 (5 U.S.C.,
Appendix 2), the Government in the Sunshine Act of 1976 (5 U.S.C. 552B,
as amended), and 41 CFR 102-3.140 and 102-3.150.
Purpose of the Meeting: The NGAC provides advice and
recommendations related to management of Federal and national
geospatial programs, the development of the National Spatial Data
Infrastructure (NSDI), and the implementation of the Geospatial Data
Act of 2018 (GDA) and Office of Management and Budget Circular A-16.
The NGAC reviews and comments on geospatial policy and management
issues and provides a forum to convey views representative of non-
federal stakeholders in the geospatial community. The NGAC meeting is
one of the primary ways that the FGDC collaborates with its broad
network of partners. Additional information about the NGAC meeting is
available at: www.fgdc.gov/ngac.
--NSDI Strategic Plan Information
--Landsat Advisory Group
--NGAC 2021 Activities
Meeting Accessibility/Special Accommodations: The webinar meeting
is open to the public and will take place from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
on June 29 and from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. on June 30. Members of the
public wishing to attend the meeting should visit www.fgdc.gov/ngac or
contact Mr. John Mahoney (see FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT).
Webinar/conference line instructions will be provided to registered
attendees prior to the meeting. Individuals requiring special
accommodations to access the public meeting should contact Mr. John
Mahoney (see FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT) at least five (5)
business days prior to the meeting so that appropriate arrangements can
Public Disclosure of Comments: There will be an opportunity for
public comment during both days of the meeting. Depending on the number
of people who wish to speak and the time available, the time for
individual comments may be limited. Written comments may also be sent
to the Committee for consideration. To allow for full consideration of
information by the Committee members, written comments must be provided
to John Mahoney (see FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT) at least three
(3) business days prior to the meeting. Any written comments received
will be provided to the committee members before the meeting.
Before including your address, phone number, email address, or
other personal identifying information in your comment, you should be
aware that your entire comment--including your personal identifying
information--may be made publicly available at any time. While you may
ask us in your comment to withhold your personal identifying
information from public review, we cannot guarantee that we will be
able to do so.
Authority: 5 U.S.C. Appendix 2.
Executive Director, Federal Geographic Data Committee.
[FR Doc. 2021-12018 Filed 6-8-21; 8:45 am]
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